Category: Whats On

Crossbasket Wedding Fair

Still looking for your ultimate wedding venue? Crossbasket Castle in High Blantyre could be the perfect one for you! Join the staff on Sunday 23rd May 2021 and see the James Little Hall at Crossbasket Castle dressed for a ceremony and their beautiful Grand Roosevelt Ballroom set for a wedding breakfast. Meet some of the […]

South Lanarkshire Hustings Event

The South Lanarkshire Branch of the National Autistic Society Scotland are hosting their own online hustings event on Tuesday evening, with a panel of Lanarkshire candidates from the five main political parties. The event is hosted on an Eventbrite page, which has more info & the registration form! https:/

Beat the Street – Final Push

The final push for points has started as Beat the Street, the giant game taking place across Hamilton and Blantyre, draws to a close. As the game ends on Wednesday, 28th April, the battle for the top spots on the leaderboards is hotting up. The final themed week in the game is ‘Go Celebrate’ beginning […]

It’s Bonus Weekend!

It’s Bonus weekend on the Beat the Street Challenge! Beat the Street Hamilton and Blantyre’s Beat the Street challenge is now in its Go Active week. So far, nearly 8,200 people have got involved and have together walked, cycled, wheeled and scooted 80,000 miles! Now, in Blantyre and Hamilton, players can score bonus points over […]

Roddy Beats the Street

Former professional footballer Roddy McKenzie swapped the 18-yard box for Beat Boxes on Good Friday with a fundraising cycle ride around all 65 sensors in the Beat the Street Hamilton and Blantyre game. His chosen route ended up being 44 miles and took him just over six hours. The former goalie turned personal trainer found […]

PH Promotions: An Update

PH Promotions would like to wish all Blantyre telegraph readers a Happy Easter and hope everyone one is well. Promoter, Peter Houghton told us, “Big events are coming up if the Government gives the go ahead! Starting with Complete Madness at Blantyre Miners Welfare on 3rd July 2021. The last show we had with Madness […]

Blantyre Annual Easter Egg Appeal

T’was the night before an Easter Miracle! Tomorrow, Saturday 3rd April is the culmination of many weeks of effort to ensure all children in Blantyre get a fantastic Easter Egg! The Easter Egg appeal has been a tremendous success with over 3800 donated eggs being distributed all over Blantyre to hundreds of kids. Many people […]